In my study for this Sunday's message, I came across this passage in Dan Allender's book, Bold Love (pp. 65-66). The idea that my flesh hates God and that my sin is an expression of that hatred gives an entirely new meaning to grace. Please, take a minute to read and reflect: "The hatred in … Continue reading From Appreciation to Worship: How Our Hatred of God Magnifies the Grace of God
This is part 6 in our series, The Shaping of a Leader. On one hand, the fact that actions have consequences is very bad news. But on the other hand, it is the best news we could ever hear. Find out more by listening here.
This is the video of Creekstone's Sunday gathering on Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015. http://creekstone.wistia.com/medias/8c9izsdif7?embedType=iframe&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640
This is message #5 in our series, The Shaping of a Leader.
I am a pastor, not a politician. I do not put my trust in princes or presidents, but in the sovereign reign of the King of Kings and Savior of sinners, Jesus. However, we live in a country in which ordinary folks get to participate in the political process by electing men and women to represent … Continue reading Ranking the CNN Republican Presidential Debate (Updated)
This week the Creekstone Sunday message is from Numbers 12. Numbers? What? Numbers is the fourth of the first five books of the Bible that are called "the Books of Moses," or "the Pentateuch." The ESV Study Bible provides a crisp summary of how Numbers fits into these first five books. Numbers thus relates a most … Continue reading Putting “Numbers” in Context
This is message #4 in our Shaping of a Leader series. In this message, discover the three things that we can do when facing the impossible.
Even though the need is massive and we may be tempted to get overwhelmed into inaction, we all can do at least ONE practical thing to help. Let's send the below items to aid Syrian refugees on Lesvos. Mail to: Hellenic Postal Office of Mythymna ℅ The Captain’s Table Molyvos 81108, Lesvos, Greece ITEMS TO … Continue reading Do Something: Here is One Practical Thing We Can Do to Help the Syrian Refugees
This is message #3 in our series, The Shaping of a Leader. If your plate is too full and you are feeling the pressure, this message is for you.
Since we are studying leadership from the life of Moses this fall, I thought I'd post an infographic overview of his life. Here it is!